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Cupcakes in a Jar

The next time you want a unique and shippable gift... take a look at the Etsy store Fat Daddy Bake Shop. They offer a novel product... a cupcake in a jar! How clever... why didn't I think of that! While I've never tasted their crazy concoctions , they definitely sound de-lish. What lady wouldn't ... Continue Reading

GLUTEN-FREE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies | by Lei Shishak author of Beach House Baking | on TheCakeBlog.com

Who doesn't love a good chocolate chip cookie?  It's a timeless treat that almost everyone can agree upon!  Around here, we never tire of new spins on this classic recipe.  Milk chocolate or dark chocolate, flat and crispy or soft and chewy.... we're up for anything chocolate chip cookie related.  ... Continue Reading

Red, White & Blue Desserts

American Flag Pie | by The Winthrop Chronicles on TheCakeBlog.com

With the Fourth of July holiday almost upon us, I thought we'd have a little red, white and blue fun today. We're taking a look at some of my favorite patriotic desserts from the blog and around the web.  Each one of these recipes is perfectly suited for Independence Day and is just begging for you ... Continue Reading

Chocolate Turtle Cake

Chocolate Turtle Cake Recipe | from The Southern Cake Book by Southern Living on TheCakeBlog.com

Today's recipe is a tad outrageous, in the oh-my-goodness that looks divine, kind of way.  It's a chocolate lovers fantasy with layers of chocolate cake studded with chocolate chips and pecans, stacked with swirls of dulce de leche infused frosting and topped with caramel drizzles.  It's finished ... Continue Reading

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DIY : Easter Bunny Garden

Easter Bunny Garden | tutorial from Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers by Lynlee Beckett

Easter is just a few days away but there's still plenty of time for today's DIY.  Who can resist an adorable bunny tail, all fluffy and white?  Especially when it's ridiculously cute like today's featured tutorial!  This little cupcake garden is filled with whimsical fondant bunnies, frilly cabbage ... Continue Reading

Erica OBrien : Contributor

Learn Cake Decorating online with Erica OBrien at Craftsy

Erica OBrien first discovered cake design quite by accident almost twenty years ago while living in New York.  She had always wanted to be an artist, and found that cake offered the artistic outlet she coveted. After moving to California in 2006, Erica began designing cakes full time.  She ... Continue Reading

Currently Craving : Green

Currently Craving Green | Green dessert recipes for St. Patrick's Day

Monday is March 17th and that means St. Patrick's Day is just a matter of days away!  Growing up with a red-headed Irish grandmother, we knew that green was mandatory on this day... or you would pay the price in pinches.  So I've rounded up a few of my favorite dessert recipes, sure to count as your ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

Pink & Gold Cake Table

Pink & Gold Dessert Table | by Hey There, Cupcake!  | on TheCakeBlog.com

I hope you have a few moments to spare, because today's feature is worthy of your full attention.  It's one of those cakes that's almost too pretty for words.  Gorgeous shades of blush pink are mixed with subtle hints of gold and tall slender tiers covered in pristine white fondant.  Flirty, frilly ... Continue Reading

12 Ways to Celebrate Pie

Banana Split Pie | by Lulu the Baker

Today, we're taking a few moments to step away from the cake.... to celebrate pie! Yes, we're celebrating pie today in honor of National Pi Day coming up next month.  Mark your calendars because it happens every year on March 14th.  I'll let your brain wonder back to high school math for a ... Continue Reading